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Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016

Book Share logo

Book Share

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Let’s talk books, the characters in them, and the writers who created them. We’ll ask lots of thinking  questions that have no right answers—we want to hear what YOU have to say.  Bring your opinions! Ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.  

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016

Cover of Baba Yaga's Assistant

Graphic Novel Book Club

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Join us for Graphic Novel Book Club to talk about Baba Yaga's Assistant. We'll have a snack related to the book during our discussion and an art project that ties in with the story. See the children's desk at Georgetown Library to check out a copy of the book. This program is recommended for ages 7-12. 
Cover for Baba Yaga's Assistant

Graphic Novel Book Club

Georgetown Library

4 p.m.
Join us for Graphic Novel Book Club to talk about Baba Yaga's Assistant. We'll have a snack related to the book during our discussion and an art project that ties in wwith the story. See the children's librarian for a copy of the book. Recommended for ages 7-12. 

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events
Readers' Theatre Clipart

Readers' Theatre

Takoma Park Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-6.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events

Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events

Monday, Feb. 22, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
"The Mitten" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring 'The Mitten'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, February 29 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.The Mitten retold by Jim Aylesworth and illustrated by Barbara McClintock is the featured piece.

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events
Graphic Novel Sticker

Graphic Novel Book Club for Kids!

Cleveland Park Library

5 p.m.
If you're between the ages of 8 and 12, join us in the second floor meeting room at 5 p.m. as we discuss a different graphic novel each month. You can call (202) 282-3073 to find out the selection each month, or ask for a copy to check out at the circulation desk. Refreshments will be provided.  

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events
Shadows of Sherwood book cover

Kids' Book Club

Southeast Library

4 p.m.
This month, we're reading Shadows of Sherwood by Kekla Magoon. At our meeting, we'll discuss the book, do a fun activity, and enjoy snacks! Participants will also vote on which book we'll read in March. Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Information Desk. Ages 8-12.  

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Harry Potter Series

Harry Potter Week!

Georgetown Library

(All day)
It's Harry Potter Week!!! Join us for a week of Harry Potter themed festivities, crafts, book clubs, films and more.  Harry Potter programs are appropriate for children and teen ages 6-18. Film ratings are listed and parents can judge whether the films are appropriate for their child.  If you have any questions about Harry Potter Week please feel free to contact us at 202-727-0257.   Schedule of Events

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016

Cover of Fablehaven

Tenley Readers Unite: Fablehaven

Tenley-Friendship Library

2:30 p.m.
Tenley Readers Unite - to discuss Brandon Mull's Fablehaven! Read the first book in this exciting fantasy series, then come to the meeting and talk about it with us. Snacks will be provided.

Monday, Feb. 29, 2016

"Snow Dog's Journey" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring ‘Snow Dog’s Journey’

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 7 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Snow Dog’s Journey by Loretta Krupinski is the featured piece.

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Books to Movie Images

From Amazing Books To Incredible Films

Parklands-Turner Library

(All day)
The Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library regularly displays an assortment of amazing books that have been adapted into incredible blockbuster movies. Every month, library staff will select a book that has been adapted into a film and display it all month long for your reading pleasure. Read and enjoy the featured book of the month. At the end of each month, library staff will present the film adaptation on the big screen TV in the Children's room for your further enjoyment.  

Monday, March 7, 2016

"Traveling Tom and the Leprechaun" book cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring 'Traveling Tom and the Leprechaun'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers: Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 14 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Readers' Theatre Clipart

Readers' Theatre

Takoma Park Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-6.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Book Share logo

Book Share

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

2 p.m.
Let’s talk books, the characters in them, and the writers who created them. We’ll ask lots of thinking  questions that have no right answers—we want to hear what YOU have to say.  Bring your opinions! Ages 6-12. No registration required. Please call 202-727-1248 with any questions.  

Monday, March 14, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

Monday, March 21, 2016

Reader's Theatre

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
'I Could Do That' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring 'I Could Do That!: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers: Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 21 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.I Could Do That!: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote by Linda Arms White is the featured piece.

Monday, March 28, 2016

"You Can't Do That, Amelia" Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring 'You Can’t Do that, Amelia!'

Mt. Pleasant Library

4 p.m.
Calling all readers: Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 28 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.You Can't Do That, Amelia! by Kimberly Wagner Klier is the featured piece.